Billy Garrett earns preseason All-Big East Second Team honors

Photo: Chicago Tribune
Photo: Chicago Tribune

Billy Garrett Jr.’s picked up another accolade this week, being named to the preseason All-Big East second team.

Garrett, a sophomore point guard, won Big East Rookie of the Year honors last season. He averaged 12.4 points and 3.0 assists per game, making him the Blue Demons top returner in terms of scoring and distribution.

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Here are all of the Big East’s preseason awards:

2014-15 Big East Preseason Player of the Year
D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera, Georgetown

2014-15 Big East Preseason Rookie of the Year
Isaiah Whitehead, Seton Hall

2014-15 Preseason All-Big East First Team
Kellen Dunham, Butler, junior guard
D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera, Georgetown, junior guard
D’Angelo Harrison, St. John’s, senior guard
JayVaughn Pinkston, Villanova, senior forward
Matt Stainbrook, Xavier, senior center

2014-15 Preseason All-Big East Second Team
Billy Garrett Jr., DePaul, sophomore guard
LaDontae Henton, Providence, senior forward
Rysheed Jordan, St. John’s, sophomore guard
Ryan Arcidiacono, Villanova, junior guard
Darrun Hilliard, Villanova, senior guard

2014-15 Preseason All-Big East Honorable Mention
Roosevelt Jones, Butler, junior guard
Chris Obekpa, St. John’s, junior center
Sterling Gibbs, Seton Hall, junior guard


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Author: Jesse Kramer

Jesse Kramer is the founder of The Catch and Shoot. He's a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. He has had work featured on, College Insider, The Comeback/Awful Announcing, and 247Sports.

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